Deforestation and Habitat Loss

What are the causes of deforestation in Africa?


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Answered 2011-03-24 18:38:52

Some causes of deforestation in Africa include:

  • urban sprawl
  • to clear land for crop growing
  • for resources
  • for fuel

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